Ordering through the funeral home helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship with. Through this service, you will be able to leave a longer message of support to the family via a card with the picture of your selection that will be included with your thoughtful gesture. As well as a photo of your arrangement and message will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender, allowing you the opportunity to choose a different arrangement if you wish.
The price of these selections also include the funeral home caring for the flowers after the funeral and delivering them to the family, or various care facilities where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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CORINTH AND BREWER – Ruby I. Rogers, 77, passed away December 22, 2013, at a local hospital, surrounded by loved ones. She was born December 20, 1936, in Columbia Falls, the daughter of Leeman Rexford and Ora (Look) Grant. Ruby graduated from Brewer High School, and was very proud to be a Brewer Witch. She drove school bus and worked at Bangor Seat Cover for many years. Ruby was a member of the Kenduskeag Union Church, enjoyed crafts of any type and was a New England sports fan, especially the Patriots. She was a very large presence in life and always had a joke to tell. Ruby is survived by her granddaughters, Amy Dauphinee and Dawn England; grandson, Terrance Freeman; very special niece named after her aunt, Jennifer Ruby Hall; several beloved nephews; and many other special family and friends. In addition to her parents, Ruby is predeceased by husbands, Arthur Rogers and Bud Dauphinee; sons, Maurice “Mo” Dauphinee and Kevin Rogers; daughter, Cheryl Smart; sister, Rebecca Hall; brothers, Reginald Grant, Bernald Grant, Emery Grant, and Rexford Grant; and her dog Erin. Relatives and friend are welcome to call 1-3 p.m., Saturday, December 28, 2013, at the Brewer Chapel of Brookings-Smith, 55 S. Main St., Brewer, where a memorial service will be held 3 p.m., Sunday, December 29, with the Pastor Ruth Guerette, officiating. Those who wish, may make contributions to the family to help with the funeral expenses. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.
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